Earth Day by Tom Allman

I have sailed the eternal ether sea

between stars

I have pushed out to meet the silence

and laughed

I have touched the mote in god’s eye

and wept

Today is my earth day

intrepid explorer

I have returned home

hero’s welcome

I shall lie beneath her green grass

and rest

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3 responses to “Earth Day by Tom Allman

  1. Oh wow, this is just beautiful. I love this.

  2. Alexandra Pereira

    Beautiful poem, Tom! Enjoyed the images and emotions you created. Well done! :-)

  3. Pingback: Week #50 – Home sweet home | 52|250 A Year of Flash

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